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Miyetti Allah plotting coup, says MAFO

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By Peter Duru & Marie-Therese Nanlong MAKURDI—The Movement Against Fulani Occupation, MAFO, a civil society organisation against the activities of herdsmen in Benue State, has warned...

Tue Jan 16th, 2018     Read More →

A look at Bala Usman’s analysis of communal conflicts in Nigeria (1)

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By Eric Teniola IN view of recent tribal clashes, it is necessary and important to take a look at a paper presented by Dr. Yusuf Bala Usman(1945-2005) of the Department of History, Ahmadu Bello...

Tue Jan 16th, 2018     Read More →

Armed forces remembrance day: Govs, APC call for enhanced military welfare

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…Buhari, Osinbajo, Saraki, others lay wreaths to honour fallen heroes …Army releases 244 repentant Boko Haram By Our reporters ABUJA— President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice...

Tue Jan 16th, 2018     Read More →

Police arrest woman for allegedly impersonating Aisha Buhari

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Abuja – The Police Command in the FCT has arrested a woman, Aisha Bello, 37, for allegedly impersonating Mrs Aisha Buahri in Abuja. Fake Aisha Buhari The Commissioner of Police in the FCT,...

Mon Jan 15th, 2018     Read More →

1 killed, another injured in attack on Plateau community

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Jos – One man was killed while another was injured on Sunday, when armed men attacked Dundi-Maiyanga village in Kwall, Bassa Local Government, Plateau State. File: Clash in Plateau A source...

Mon Jan 15th, 2018     Read More →

“Terrorists Now Disguise as Fulani Herdsmen” – President Goodluck Jonathan June 2014

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Still on Murderous Fulani Kidnappers By Yushau A. Shuaib “Terrorists Now Disguise as Fulani Herdsmen” – President Goodluck Jonathan June 2014 The above quote was the news...

Mon Jan 15th, 2018     Read More →

NRA says attack on referees not acceptable

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The President, Nigeria Referees Association (NRA), Tade Azzez, has expressed displeasure over the alleged attacks on some of its members at the opening of 2017/2018 Nigeria Professional Football...

Mon Jan 15th, 2018     Read More →

NYSC suspends orientation course in Benue

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Abuja – The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) says the 2017 Batch ‘B’ stream II orientation course scheduled to hold in Benue from Jan. 16 to Feb. 5 has been suspended till...

Mon Jan 15th, 2018     Read More →

CHAN: Eagles begin quest for glory with World Cup in mind

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Ardent desire to gain places in Nigeria’s 23 –man squad for the 21st FIFA World Cup finals in Russia will be the key incentive for Nigeria’s home –based professionals, who...

Mon Jan 15th, 2018     Read More →

2019: APC senator criticises 7 govs for endorsing Buhari

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Senator Shehu Sani Senator Shehu Sani (APC, Kaduna Central) has flayed seven governors from his party, the All Progressives Congress, APC, for asking President Muhammadu Buhari to contest for the...

Mon Jan 15th, 2018     Read More →

Killings in Benue, Taraba, others fuelled by harsh laws — Miyetti Allah

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By Kingsley Omonobi & Peter Duru Abuja: The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association, MACBAN, yesterday, disclosed that the killings and attacks experienced in several parts of the country...

Mon Jan 15th, 2018     Read More →

Stop all senseless bloodshed, IBB warns

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By Soni Daniel, Northern Region Editor, Dirisu Yakubu & Peter Duru .Lalong apologises to Ortom, withdraws offensive remark .Says I’m truly sorry for comment on anti-open grazing...

Mon Jan 15th, 2018     Read More →

Match Day 1 results in NPFL

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Following are the results of Match Day 1 fixtures in the 2017/2018 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) which got underway this weekend: Played on Sunday: Kwara United 0-2 Niger...

Sun Jan 14th, 2018     Read More →

Benue killings: Lalong apologizes to Ortom, withdraws offensive remark

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…says I’m truly sorry for comment on anti-open grazing warning By Soni Daniel, Northern Region Editor Ortom and Lalong In a rare display of humility and statesmanship by a Nigerian...

Sun Jan 14th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Looming disgrace awaits you, PDP tells El-Rufai, Bello, Ganduje, others

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By Dirisu Yakubu, Abuja THE Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday, tasked seven governors elected on the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, to face the reality of defeat...

Sun Jan 14th, 2018     Read More →